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Course Name : Postgraduate Diploma in Software Development

Eligibility : Graduation equivalent in relevant stream

Program Duration : 1 Year

Programme fees : 96000 /-

Information Technology Enabled Services

Introduction of the Sector

In today’s digital era Information and Communication Technology have become one of the basic requirements of society. It is difficult to think of any event without the use of digital devices. ITeS sector includes IT services, engineering design, R & D services and BPO services. IT includes a wide variety of operations that uses information technology to improve the efficiency of any organization. ITeS services are delivered over telecom or data network to a range of external business areas. The changing economic and business conditions, rapid technological innovation, the proliferation of the internet and globalization are creating an increasingly competitive environment. The role of technology has evolved from supporting corporations to transforming them. All these factors have made IT-ITeS a competent vertical among others.


Postgraduate Diploma in Software Development

Programme Introduction

Postgraduate Diploma course in Software Development is of one-year duration in IT sector. The course has strong components of skill based and work integrated training. In order to meet the demands of the Industry for skilled workforce with the higher qualification at the Postgraduate level. The objective of this programme is to develop system programmers and analysts to meet the manpower requirement of fast developing software industry. The programme is designed to enrich the programming and analysis ability of students.

The course content includes :- Advance programming Languages such as JAVA, ASP.NET MVS & C++, web development usinf PHP, pacakages such as MS Office and Database management systems. Id also includes the module of Moblie application development and software project management which lead to enhance their knowledge towards different phase of software project.

The programme is designed to produce a dynamic breed of computer professionals with excellent managerial skills. Emphasis is given to in-depth studies of numerous application - oriented subjects, covering various methodologies to develop software products efficiently by utilizing advance networking technologies and application software.

Eligibility for Admission

B.SC IT, BCA,B. Tech - IT or equivalent with relevant qualification in Computers.

Employability/Skill enhancement

Considering the work integrated approach adopted by TISS: SVE the industry will be open to employ the students attached with them for the purpose of training as full time employees.

Undergoing the Post-Graduation Diploma in Software Development will give the students, an

upper hand in comparison to others as they will receive additional specialized training as follows:

  • Basic understanding of computer and its terminology
  • Manage, co-ordinate and resolve incidents as quickly as possible at primary support level
  • Dealing with basic service requests and incidents at the IT helpdesk
  • Build and maintain positive and effective relationships with customers
  • Problem-solving approaches in different situations
  • Select appropriate technology to use to develop any given application
  • Background knowledge of programming languages such as C#, MVC etc.
  • Skills of Accounting and Financial Management
  • Plan and organizing your work in order to complete it to the required standards on time
  • Work effectively with colleagues, either in your own work group or in other work groups within your organization
  • Analyze inputs from appropriate people to identify, resolve and record design defects and inform future designs
  • Develop basic programming structures to implement functionality

Career Prospects/Job Role

PGSD students can get in to job roles like Software Engineer, Computer Programmer & Analyst, Interface Engineer, Java Developer, Project Manager, Information Security Analyst and IT Consultant.

Semester-wise Listing of Courses

Course Code Course Name Credits   Course Code Course Name Credits
PGDSD101 Advance Computing and MS Office 4   PGDSD201 ASP.NET MVC & C# 4
PGDSD102 Database Management Systems 4   PGDSD202 Android Mobile Application Development 4
PGDSD103 Object Oriented Programming with JAVA 4   PGDSD203 Software Engineering and Project Management 4
PGDSD104 Web Development Using PHP 4   PGDSD204 Big Data Hadoop 4
PGDSD P1 Project 4   PGDSD P2 Project 4
Note: Laptop / Desktop is recommended for the programme.

*The skill training component is 50% to 60% ranging from 600 hours to 720 hours per year depending upon the industry requirement.

Programme fees: Rs. 96,000/-per annum
Examination fees: Rs.2,500/- per semester and Rs. 5000 per annum
Caution Deposit (Refundable): Rs.5000


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